Adrienne Banfield Norris is opening up about a component she did not have in her relationship along with her daughter Jada Pinkett Smith.
“One of many issues that was so lacking in my relationship with my mom and with Jada was simply contact,” she mentioned in a sneak peek at this week’s episode of Purple Desk Speak shared solely with E! Information. “Very hardly ever will you see Jada and I even contact, hug.”
And in the event that they do, Jada mentioned, “it is awkward.” As Adrienne (also referred to as Gammy) defined, this simply wasn’t the way in which they confirmed love of their household.
“It is awkward as a result of we did not hug in our household,” she continued. “We knew we have been cherished, however it simply wasn’t that sort of nurturing contact.”
Trying again to when Jada and Will Smith‘s daughter Willow Smith was a baby, Adrienne recalled how the now 21-year-old cherished to cuddle. And whereas Willow and Adrienne mentioned they cuddled loads, Jada mentioned this was a change from how she had been raised.
“However that was totally different from her,” the actress mentioned. “She by no means cuddled with me.”